Annie Elizabeth CHANEY

13 October 1847–2 July 1926 (Age 78)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Annie Elizabeth

When Annie Elizabeth CHANEY was born on 13 October 1847, in Ohio, United States, her father, Lewis Chaney, was 36 and her mother, Matilda Kern, was 46. She married William Taylor "Bate" THOMAS on 9 October 1898, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870. She died on 2 July 1926, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Salem Cemetery, Jeannette, Decatur, Tennessee, United States.

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William Taylor "Bate" THOMAS
Annie Elizabeth CHANEY
Marriage: 9 October 1898

Spouse and Children

9 October 1898
Decatur, Tennessee, United States

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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 13

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 21

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Chesney .2 French: habitational name from any of the various places called Chanet or Le Chanet, from Latin canna ‘reed’ + the suffix -etum denoting an inhabitant.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Ann E Chang in household of Louis Chang, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Annie E Chaney in household of Lewis Chaney, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Annie Elizebith Thommas, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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